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Love of animals leads to student’s future

March 28th, 2012

Taxidermy and veterinary medicine may have little in common, but when Cassie Tompson took an aptitude test in her first year of university, her love of animals and attention to detail pointed to a career in the art of preserving animals for display. Instead, she took her aptitude for science and love of animals and is now in her first …

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Veterinary student Cassie Tompson

Visitors go behind the scenes at WCVM centre

More than 120 people gained a behind-the-scenes look at animal health care during an open house at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine‚Äôs Veterinary Medical Centre (VMC) on February 17. During the afternoon event, VMC staff and veterinary students led visitors through the facility’s Large Animal and Small Animal Clinics including stops in the centre’s veterinary dental suite, the medical …

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